International Journal of Family Therapy

, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 177–183 | Cite as

A family therapist in the People's Republic of China

  • Ira D. Glick
Article

Abstract

The author, a psychiatrist, recently visited the People's Republic of China, and reports some impressions about the status of the Chinese family, Chinese psychiatry, and the current use of the family model.

Keywords

Health Psychology Social Issue Family Therapist Chinese Family Family Model 

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Copyright information

© Human Sciences Press 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Ira D. Glick
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Cornell University Medical CollegeNew York
  2. 2.Payne Whitney Clinic of The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical CenterNew York

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